Direct Capital | Blog 2017-06-19T13:05:44Z http://blog.directcapital.com/feed/atom/ WordPress Lindsay Martin <![CDATA[Tips for Making the Most of This Summer]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15275 2017-06-16T19:09:15Z 2017-06-19T13:05:44Z Reading Time: 2 minutesMost people will tell you that summer is a time for enjoying the outdoors, spending time with friends and family, and relaxing. Savvy small business [...]]]> Lindsay Martin <![CDATA[5 Tips to Kick Start Your Day]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15271 2017-06-12T13:38:15Z 2017-06-14T13:01:58Z Reading Time: 2 minutesEveryone knows that waking up on the wrong side of the bed can lead you to a frustrating day. On the other hand, getting a [...]]]> Rebecca Cater <![CDATA[Financing, It’s For More Than Just Equipment]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15232 2017-04-25T13:38:23Z 2017-06-12T13:30:15Z Reading Time: 3 minutesWhen it comes time to invest in new equipment for your business, oftentimes all the costs associated with it can seem daunting. But they don’t [...]]]> Lindsay Martin <![CDATA[5 Signs Your Business is Poised for Growth]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15259 2017-06-01T13:54:08Z 2017-06-01T14:00:32Z Reading Time: 2 minutesAs a small business owner, you are responsible for making complicated decisions constantly. Whether it’s day-to-day management of employees or company equipment, or larger decisions [...]]]> Rebecca Cater <![CDATA[A Guide to Credit Approval]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15235 2017-04-25T13:52:17Z 2017-05-15T13:30:54Z Reading Time: 2 minutesThere is a general misconception that FICO score is the only deciding factor when being considered for a business loan.  In reality lenders consider many [...]]]> Rebecca Cater <![CDATA[What Constitutes a ‘Good Rate’?]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15228 2017-04-25T13:27:55Z 2017-05-08T13:30:12Z Reading Time: 2 minutesKnow What Constitutes a ‘Good Rate’ Financing can seem overwhelming even to the best small business owners, but good lenders are here to help. A [...]]]> Biz Durling <![CDATA[A Look At Small Businesses During National Small Business Week]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15245 2017-04-28T20:42:09Z 2017-05-01T13:35:21Z Reading Time: 2 minutesYesterday officially marked the beginning of the annual National Small Business Week across the United States, and it came at a time when small businesses [...]]]> Rebecca Cater <![CDATA[5 Ways to be Happier]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15240 2017-04-27T19:35:10Z 2017-04-27T19:35:10Z Reading Time: 2 minutesAs you begin packing away winter clothes and start to shift into spring cleaning mode, it’s important to also take some time to reflect on [...]]]> Alex Haberland http://blog.directcapital.com/ <![CDATA[How an Increase in Rates Affects Your Business]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15205 2017-04-03T13:40:00Z 2017-04-03T13:30:46Z Reading Time: 3 minutesAs you may have heard, the Federal Reserve raised loan interest rates in their March meeting. This impacts business and consumers alike, with rates increasing [...]]]> Biz Durling <![CDATA[Benefits of Financing: One Partner’s Success Story]]> http://blog.directcapital.com/?p=15215 2017-05-03T20:17:02Z 2017-03-31T19:17:50Z Reading Time: 2 minutesMike Jones, founder and CEO of eQuipSellsit.com, is no stranger to making the most of a difficult situation. In 2006, he used the economic downturn [...]]]>